A crate was found in the woods last week and when police officials opened it, they saw the body of a dead dog. The dog was still wearing its leash. Police have now started an investigation on the matter.
– A crate was found by police.
– Inside was the body of a dead dog.
– The dog had still its leash on and a jacket.
The incident took place in Cumberland County, New Jersey. Aside from the leash, the dead doggo was also found still wearing its jacket. The dog is said to be a brindle pit bull mix and is around six to nine months old. The doggo was discovered by the Millville Police Department.
Per the necropsy done on the doggo, it reportedly died of neglect. Sadly, animal abandonment is common in the area where the dog is found. Dog owners are being reminded that if they can no longer take care of their dogs, they should surrender it to shelters.
As for the dog owner of the dead dog, if he or she will be found, multiple animal cruelty charges will be charged against that person.
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